The Holloway Terrace Fire Company sadly announces the passing of Life Member and Chief Emeritus William “Bill” J. Maxwell, Sr. on Thursday, February 15, 2024. Bill was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on April 6, 1944, the son of the late Harry C. & Ida (Ledo) Maxwell.

Bill dedicated his life to his family, as well as, Emergency Services in Delaware.  After serving for 6 years in the United States Navy aboard the USS Prairie during the Vietnam War, Bill worked for 30 years as a paramedic with the New Castle County Division of Medical Services, from which he retired. In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Mary E. “Sis” Maxwell.  He is survived by his sons, William Jr (Nicole), Harry, Michael (Tina), and Robert (Susan); 11 grandchildren, two great grandchildren; brother Paul (Jayne) and sister Marie (Mike). Visitation was held at the Holloway Terrace Fire Company with private interment.

– Submitted by Randy Roberts